Capula is looking for a Paralegal to join our Trading Legal team.
This is fantastic opportunity to work in a small team for a leading
hedge fund, which provides ample opportunity to learn about trade
contracts and agreements, and work with multiple departments.
Candidates must have experience in ISDA documentation.
Overall purpose of the job:
Capula Investment Management is a large global hedge fund. The
Trading Legal team is part of the wider in-house legal function at
Capula Investment Management.
The ideal candidate would be a paralegal with some knowledge of the
buy-side trading documentation framework. The role will be to assist
the Trading Legal team to support Capula funds' ongoing trading
requirements, new launches, projects, regulatory compliance matters
and dealing with queries on an ad hoc basis.
A significant portion of this role will be administrative, including,
managing the executions process and maintaining the relevant
databases. The ideal candidate will be proactive and diligent in
performing these tasks to a high standard.
Liaising with internal teams, including front-office, operations,
compliance and middle-office accounting
Assisting with the review, drafting and negotiation of certain
Coordinate the execution of documents, liaising with the directors
and counterparties as required
Central documentation list maintenance
Maintenance of various document management systems and databases
Oversee the confirmations process, including initial reviews and
Assist with projects as required
Education and Qualifications
Legally trained or some prior paralegal experience (ideally in a
bank or a derivatives or trading legal team) is preferred but not
Core skills required;
ISDA documentation experience is essential
Articulate, with excellent communication and organisational skills.
Be able to work both independently and as part of the team.
Must be able to prioritise/drive for execution.
Ability to exercise judgment within defined parameters.
The ability to prioritise effectively and manage a generous workload